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‘Bill & Ted 3’ Could Be a Christmas Release

If you’ve been waiting for that third Bill & Ted movie, then 2019 may be the year where you get one of the best Christmas presents ever! That’s because Bill & Ted Face the Music may in fact be released in time for the Christmas 2019 movie rush. That potential (planned?) released date was revealed by filmmaker Steven Soderbergh, who is executive producing the ... Read More »

12 takeaways from the IIM Bill. All you need to know

IIMs would become institutes of national importance with power to grant degrees. Photo: Mint New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) Bill 2017 to allow them greater autonomy and empower them to grant degrees instead of diplomas as is the practice now. Here are the key features of the much debated IIM bill: 1) ... Read More »

IIM Bill: HRD Minister says want to remove government interference, opposition praises move

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar today received rare praise from the Opposition in the Lok Sabha for bringing a bill which seeks to usher in functional autonomy in the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) by restricting the government role. The Indian Institutes of Management Bill, 2017, provides for giving statutory powers to these institutions in their running including the ... Read More »

GST E-Way Bill Implementation Date May Be Extended Due to Lack of Software

HIGHLIGHTS E-Way bill may be delayed for a few months, govt says It’s required for movement of goods over Rs. 50,000 to be pre-registered The goods have to be registered on the GSTN website With just a few days left for GST rollout, the Centre is in favour of postponing by a few months the implementation of the e-way bill, ... Read More »

New Baker bill creates Cabinet position for technology

Citing security, privacy and economic considerations, Gov. Charlie Baker is proposing the creation of a new secretariat in his administration to oversee information technology services and security. Under legislation Baker’s office announced Thursday, the existing Massachusetts Office of Information Technology (MassIT) would be re-established as the Executive Office of Technology Services and Security, led by a new secretary of technology. ... Read More »

‘Bill to Address Bankruptcy in Finance Sector in Next Parliament Session’

New Delhi: The government is likely to introduce in the monsoon session of Parliament a separate bankruptcy law to deal with insolvency in financial sector companies that include banks and NBFCs. The proposed bill will cover all financial service providers that include banks, NBFCs and microfinance institutions which have money deposited, a senior finance ministry official has said. The law ... Read More »